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Re: Skin-on-Frame: Differences between SOF and fus

You cannot "protect" the skin from scratches, unless you don't use the boat.
Actually using Corey's Goop instead of paint or varnish is suppose to be less damage prone

Lighter skin means easier to damage.

Take your choice, and let us know.

How light do you want this kayak to be?